Welcome to AiCuris: The Powerhouse for Anti-Infectives

AiCuris (from 'Anti-infective Cures') is a pharmaceutical company focused exclusively on the discovery, research and development of novel antiviral and antibacterial agents for the treatment of severe and potentially life-threatening infectious diseases.




Founded in 2006 from Bayer's virology and bacteriology research divisions, AiCuris today has an innovative pipeline of novel anti-infectives and a team of internationally regarded scientists and drug developers. With its tight focus on specialist markets with high medical need, the company is perfectly positioned for growth and success.

Pritelivir topical development


Clinical development with topical Pritelivir started

An ongoing phase 1 trial in the U.S. has recruited 46 volunteers who are being treated with topical pritelivir against herpes simplex virus.

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Publication of AIC649 study results


AIC649 Shows Potential to Induce Functional Cure of Chronic Hepatitis B in Preclinical Study
AIC649 is an inactivated parapoxvirus ovis (iPPVO) particle preparation with distinct immunological activities including regulated cytokine release and activation of T-cell responses.

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Job Opportunities

Join AiCuris and its quest for novel Anti-Infectives
We offer an exciting and challenging working enviroment in an innovative company with a world-class  R&D Portfolio.